Daily Vocabulary Boosters,/em> is designed to help students expand their word knowledge and synthesize new words into their own speaking and writing. This resource presents 180 different words, representing three major parts of speech: nouns, verbs, and adjectives. Each word includes its part of speech, a simple definition, and examples of its use, followed by various ways to practice its use - through listening, speaking, writing, drawing, and doing.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 96 Vendor: Scholastic Trade Publication Date: 2011 Dimensions: 8.38 X 10.88 (inches)
Help students increase their word powerin just 10 minutes a day! Each of these instant word-a-day activities features a target word, its meaning and part of speech, and a sentence that demonstrates its use. Say, Do, and Write activities let students interact with the word and apply what they learn. Perfect for introducing new words, building on prior knowledge, and increasing word awareness and for reinforcing reading and writing skills. Great for independent or group work, centers, day starters, or homework! For use with Grades 34.
Educational consultants and former teachers from New York, Martin Lee and Marcia Miller have written many books for Scholastic. In addition to the Quick Practice: Writing Skills series (grades K8) and 40 Elaboration Activities That Take Writing From Bland to Brilliant! series (grades 28), Martin and Miller have also published Vocabulary Word-of-the-Day Writing Prompts, 40 Fabulous Math Mysteries Kids Can't Resist, 5-Minute Math Problem of the Day, Tunes That Teach Multiplication Facts, and many more.
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